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Artist Perry Porter Talks Art, Hip-Hop

by Gui Jean-Paul Chevalier

A man a many sorts. Performing Artist, Painter educator among others.

After getting a personal tour of his new Pioneer Square Art studio, I sat down with artist Perry Porter at a bar on First Avenue to discuss his art, vision, process and future plans.

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Arts, Culture and Politics: Stay Happy Collective Jumps into a New Era

by Gui Jean-Paul Chevalier

When a founder of a movement or entity leaves their original city, often times what they built dies. But not for Simon Wolf and his music and arts initiative, Stay Happy Collective. As Wolf, the group’s founder, moves on to Oakland to expand the brand, Stay Happy Collective continues on here in its home base of Seattle, in the hands of four trusted producers: Holly Theriot, Michael Scheibe, Lymarie Perez and Enrique Bried-Fuentes.

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